Drag Performance and Cross-Dressing Resources Collection
Scope and Contents
This collection contains event flyers, programs, postcards, and ticket stubs mostly related to drag performance events, as well as a few flyers regarding cross-dressing support services. Included is material related to San Francisco's Imperial Court and founder, Jose Sarria- Empress I; Shirley Empress de San Francisco III; Collette LeGrande, Countess of San Francisco; Cockatielia for Empress; Angelina Josephina Manicotti for Grand Duchess; and others; as well as two postcards and a flyer related to the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, Inc.; and material for other events.
- 1972, 1973, 1980, 1981, 1990, 1993-1997, 2000-2005
Conditions Governing Access
There are no access restrictions on this collection.
Conditions Governing Use
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Archives and Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical materials and not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.
1 box (29 items)
Language of Materials
- Inventory of the Drag Performance and Cross-Dressing Resources Collection
- Karen Clemons
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description